main events in Sherborne and the area ….
Saturday 21 September-29 September/ Landscapes for Life Festival, Various times and locations Dorset. AONB’s 60th birthday celebration of Dorset’s AONB status. See www.dorsetaonb.org.uk for details and booking
Tuesday 24 September -04 October/ ‘Cerne Abbas for Sale’ Exhibition St Mary’s Church, Cerne Abbas. 10am-5pm (28/09 3-6pm) Exhibition to mark the centenary of the sale of the village by the Pitt-Rivers family in 1919. Free admission & drink. www.cerneabbashistory.org
Fri 11 October/Ben Waters @ The Pack Monday Fair, Pageant Gardens, Station Rd, Sherborne, 17.00 – 23.00. Tickets £16.76 from: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/ben-waters-pack-monday-fair-tickets-65783150173
Sat 12 October/Rat Race & Ska Night @ The Pack Monday Fair, Pageant Gardens, Station Rd, Sherborne, 17.00 – 23.00. Tickets £16.76 from: ttps://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/rat-race-ska-night-the-pack-monday-fair-tickets-65779932549
Mon 14 October/Pack Monday Fair 2019, Sherborne 10.00 – 21.00. Information about this historic fair: https://www.sherbornedorset.co.uk/whats-on/markets/pack-monday-fair/
Thursday 17 October/Castle Gardens Christmas Display opening Castle Gardens, New Road, Sherborne DT9 5NR 7.30-9pm Award-winning Christmas display open until Christmas.
Saturday 19 October -20 October/ Autumn Colours at The Castle Sherborne Castle, New Road, Sherborne DT9 5NR. 10am-4.30pm Tearooms & gift shop open. Reduced price entry to the gardens & grounds: adult £4, U16 free.
Wed 23 – Fri 25 October/Sherborne Literary Festival, The Merritt Centre at Sherborne Girls School. Day tickets £25 or purchase a three day ticket for £70 from Sherborne TIC. More details:https://www.sherborneliterarysociety.com/festival
Thu 24 to Sun 27 October 2019/Sherborne International Film Festival (SHIFF), Powell Theatre, Abbey Road, Sherborne. Tickets £7 for individual films or Opening Night Reception & Film : £12 at The Three Wishes, Cheap Street followed by entry to the opening night film. Season Ticket: £50 – Free entry to all 10 films in the Festival https://rcsc.org.uk/our-key-events/shiff/film-programme/Follow me!